Contest Schedule

Talkin’ Trash Recycling Contest 2018-19  Schedule

Landfill Diversion and Recycling of School’s Commingle Container, Classroom Paper, Food Scraps and Challenges:

Oozy October     Recycle Station Development – 2 points per classroom

Nutty November     America Recycles Day (November 15) – 15 points

Dashing December     Parent Engagement Activities – 15 points

Jazzy January     Classroom Waste Audit – 15 points

Funky February     Rethink Art Project/Reuse Project – 15 points

March Madness 1-28     Video Diary – 50 points

REMEMBER THE ONGOING YEARLY CHALLENGES!

  • Green Apple Day of Service (Register project by March 15, 2019) – 15 points
  • Field Trip Landfill & Recycling Facilities – 15 points
  • Poster Campaign – 15 points
  • Campus Litter Cleanup – 15 points
  • Event Recycling – 15 points
  • Da Vinci Da Dumpster – 25 points

Talkin’ Trash Grand Finale Dates: May 21, 22, and 23 at Fun Warehouse

Talkin’ Trash Grand Finale Winners receive free admission to Fun Warehouse, lunch is provided and a tee shirt for every student, teacher, and chaperone will be supplied!

Talkin’ Trash Printable Program Guide can be emailed to you upon request. Email education@solidwasteauthority.org to request your Talkin’ Trash Recycling and Waste Reduction Contest Program Guide.


Awards Presentations for the previous month’s top performers on:
● November 13
● December 11
● January 15
● February 12
● March 12
● April 9
● Grand Finale: May 21, 22, and 23 at the Fun Warehouse